Program Curriculum

Current Courses

Below are the proposed Cultural Studies graduate courses for 2013 - 2014. This schedule is subject to change. Consult the time schedule for the most up-to-date information.

2013 - 2014 Schedule
 

Autumn Quarter 2013
 

Required Courses
 

BCULST 500 Formations of Cultural Studies (Year 1)
T/TH 5:45 – 10 pm, Charusheela/Berger

BCULST 510 Engaging Cultural Studies (Year 2)
T 5:45 – 10 pm, Lerum

Elective Courses
 

BCULST 593A Topics in Cultural Studies: The Politics of Living and Dying
W 5:45 – 10 pm, Crane, course flyer

BCULST 593B Topics in Cultural Studies: Writing the Americas
W 5:45 – 10 pm, Dowling, course flyer

BCULST 591 Research Colloquium
Class meets 10/1, 11/5, 12/3 from 4:00-5:30 pm
10/1: Mindful Games: Games and Consciousness; Wanda Gregory
11/5: Reappraisal of the Urban Sprawl in the Metropolis and Detecting its Methodologies: The Case of Seoul Metropolitan Region, Korea; Jungyeop Shin
12/3: What Caused the Arab Revolts?: Exploring State-Society Relations in the Arab World; Karam Dana

BCULST 598 Directed Research
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BCULST 520 Internship
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BCULST 596 Study Abroad
To be arranged

BCULST 599 Capstone Research
Meetings and faculty to be arranged
 

Winter Quarter 2014
 

Required Courses
 

BCULST 501 Cultural Studies as Collaboration (Year 1)
T 5:45 – 10 pm, Krabill

BCULST 511 Portfolio and Professional Development (Year 2)
Meetings to be arranged, Thurlow (and others)

Elective Courses
 

BCULST 570 Prisons, Politics, and Activism
W 5:45 – 10 pm, Berger, UW Seattle campus, course flyer

BCULST 584 Topics in Media Culture: Cultural Politics of Popular Music
Th 5:45 – 10 pm, Harewood, course flyer

BCULST 589 Topics in Global Cultural Studies: Culture & Resistance in the Americas
M/W 5:45 – 7:45 pm, Shayne, course flyer

BCULST 593 Topics in Cultural Studies: Environmental Politics
W 5:45 – 10 pm, Gardner, course flyer

BCULST 591 Research Colloquium
Class meets 1/7, 2/4, 3/4 from 4:00-5:30 pm
1/7: We are Attica or We are Nothing: Women Radicals and Antiracist Resistance to the Carceral State in the Long 1960s; Emily Thuma
2/4: Re-Mapping Imaginary and Imagined Communities; Ted Hiebert and Jin-Kyu Jung
3/4: Another ‘History of the Voice’: Researching 'Fans,' 'People,' and 'Citizens'; Susan Harewood

BCULST 598 Directed Research
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BCULST 520 Internship
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BCULST 596 Study Abroad
To be arranged

BCULST 599 Capstone Research
Meetings and faculty to be arranged
 

Spring Quarter 2014
 

Required Courses
 

BCULST 502 Cultural Studies Research Practices (Year 1)
T 5:45 – 10 pm, Gardner

BCULST 512 Cultural Studies and its Publics (Year 2)
T 5:45 – 10 pm, Harewood

Elective Courses
 

BCULST 593A Topics in Cultural Studies: Expedition Seattle: Towards and Inventory of Power and Community in the Emerald City
W 5:45 – 10 pm, Anderson, course flyer

BCULST 593B Topics in Cultural Studies: Regulating Sexuality - Activism, Policy, and Everyday Life
M/W 5:45 – 7:45 pm, Lerum, course flyer

BCULST 595 Grantwriting and Grantsmanship 
Saturdays (4/19, 4/26, 5/17, and 5/31) 9:30am - 2:00 pm; John-Smith (2 credits), course flyer

BCULST 591 Research Colloquium
Class meets 4/1, 5/6, 6/3 from 4:00-5:30 pm
4/1: The Astounding Social Geographies of Everyday Life on a Single New York City Street; Christian Anderson
5/6: What do you know about Evolution?: Assessing undergraduate students' conceptions; Becca Price
6/3: Animality and Poetic Voice: from Virginia Woolf's Flush to Bhanu Kapil's Humanimal; Sarah Dowling

BCULST 598 Directed Research
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BCULST 520 Internship
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BCULST 596 Study Abroad
To be arranged

BCULST 599 Capstone Research
Meetings and faculty to be arranged
 

2014 - 2015 Schedule
 

Autumn Quarter 2014
 

Required Courses
 

BCULST 500 Formations of Cultural Studies (Year 1)
T/TH 5:45 – 10 pm, Berger/Berliner

BCULST 510 Engaging Cultural Studies (Year 2)
T 5:45 – 10 pm, Stewart

Elective Courses
 

BCULST 593A Topics in Cultural Studies: Writing the Americas
W 5:45 – 10 pm, Dowling

BCULST 593B Topics in Cultural Studies: Cultural Interventions for Health Equity and Social Change

W 5:45 – 10 pm, Lanza

BCULST 591 Research Colloquium
Class meets 9/30, 11/4, 12/2 from 4:00-5:30 pm; presenters TBD

BCULST 598 Directed Research
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BCULST 520 Internship
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BCULST 596 Study Abroad
To be arranged

BCULST 599 Capstone Research
Meetings and faculty to be arranged


* Students are also encouraged to seek interdisciplinary elective courses from Policy Studies.
** This schedule is subject to change.

 

  

 

Outside Courses

Students wishing to receive elective credit for courses taken in other departments (either at UW Bothell or UW Seattle) must fill out a Request for Outside Coursework form and obtain faculty approval.

 

 

Prior Course Offerings